Published 30 March 2017
It has been said that "everyone is responsible for his/her own actions." This principle of law is one of the core tenants of Dr. Barbara Alicja Warwas' (Warwas) inaugural text. The Liability of Arbitral Institutions: Legitimacy Challenges and Functional Responses is an in-depth analysis of various topics concerning the allocation of liability amongst international arbitration institutions around the world.
The review below is broken up into several parts: A) An overview and explanation of the organization of the book; B) An outline of the major arguments asserted by Warwas; and C) A broad and brief analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the text.
"The Liability of Arbitral Institutions: Legitimacy Challenges and Functional Responses" Dr. Barbara Warwas. T.M.C. ASSER PRESS October 2016, ISBN 978-94-6265-110-4 (Hard cover, also available as e-book) 383 p.